Living Spaces

Yard Goat Operator

3+ months agoSan Bernadino, CA

Current Living Spaces Employees: Please apply via your internal Workday Account.

Living Spaces is a growing home furnishing brand and we continue to open new locations. We know in order to stay current with the times and trends, we have to perpetually update our look and selection. What has truly sustained our growth - from 1 to over 20 locations, from 100 employees to over 2,000, from a humble home furnishings store to a widely recognized and respected lifestyle brand - are the talented individuals who have taken us there. We are looking for innovative, driven, and passionate professionals to join our team so we can reach even greater heights together.

We believe that a great team member experience leads to an even better guest experience. That is why we place a huge emphasis on building a great culture within our teams. Our ideal candidate will have natural talent: meaning, they possess the capacity and commitment, along with an openness to being coached around skills that will ensure they delight and exceed the expectations of our guests in all areas of Living Spaces business. We also believe in our team members taking ownership of their performance and how that contributes to the overall success of their role.

Position Summary
Plus an additional $2 per hour temporary hazard Pay
Weekly Pay
Monthly Bonus Opportunity
Competitive Pay
Medical, Dental, Vision, 401k
Generous Product Discounts
Free Weekly Lunch
Free Attire, including steel toed boots
Promotion/Growth Opportunities
Referral Bonus

The Yard Goat Operator will will drive and maneuver yard goat & trailers from dock to dock switching out empty trailers with full trailers.

Position Description

Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

  • Complete daily inspection of the Yard Goat vehicle looking for damages, oil leaks, etc. Inspection records to be turned in daily
  • Notes all malfunctions, reported to the immediate Supervisor/Manager prior to operating the YGT. A "Lockout tag" should be placed inside the vehicle until a professional inspects it.
  • Move trailers to specified doors or lot locations
  • Inspect trailers for defects, pre/post tri and submit inspection report indicating condition
  • Inspect loaded trailers to ensure product is secure for undamaged transport of product.
  • Drive tractor-trailer within yard or within short distances outside of yard
  • Drive Tractor, maneuvering into position to attach trailer and handle lines to secure


Education/Experience: High School Diploma or GED equivalent. 1-2 years experience operating a yard goat in a fast paced, warehouse environment. Equivalent combination of education and experience will be considered.

Computer Skills: To perform this job successfully, an individual must have experience in Microsoft Office programs.

Certificates and Licenses: None Required

Equal Opportunity Employer

It is our policy to abide by all federal, state, and local laws prohibiting employment discrimination based solely on a person's race, color, religious creed, sex, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, pregnancy, physical disability, mental disability, age, military status, or status as a Vietnam-era or special disabled veteran, marital status, registered domestic partner or civil union status, gender (including sex stereotyping and gender identity or expression), medical condition (including but not limited to, cancer related or HIV/AIDS related), sexual orientation, or any other protected status except where a reasonable, bona fide occupational qualification exists.


Living Spaces participates in E-Verify. All newly-hired team members are queried through this electronic system established by the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and the Social Security Administration (SSA) to verify their identity and employment eligibility.

Job ID: living-R7514